Original IdeasO I planned to do a portfolio from the beginning of the project.O I didn’t know whether or not I wanted to make a physical portfolio or a virtual one.
Secondary ResearchO These images are scanned from a book called “True Vision”.
Domenic Lippa - www.pentagram.com -- "you have to decide what workis important to you, what you are proudof and more importantly what you cantalk about with enthusiasm.“Brett Phillips - www.3deep.com.au -- "understand what to present to[the interviewer] and why. [...] it takescommitment, visibility and passion to beconsidered or noticed."
Primary ResearchStill aiming tocreate a physicalportfolio, Ipassed thisquestionnairearound to seewhat my peersthought.
O The results of the questionnaire were somewhat mixed.1. 3.Art Journal - 4 By Date - 2Website - 2 By Style - 4Art Journal with CD - 3 By Method - 22. 4. Most results pointed towardArt Journal - having a single portfolioShows talent at traditional art /practice 5.is more personal Illustration - 8Website - Digital Illustration - 3Easier to use / navigate Writing - 5most employers would prefer a Web Design - 2website Digital Design - 5Shows digital ability Craft – 6Journal with CD -More work types can be included
Deciding on an IdeaO From the research I decided to go on and do a digital portfolio, instead of the physical one I had planned to do.O I chose to not do a website because I felt that carrying a whole website around to interviews would look messy on a memory stick.O => I decided to make an interactive Flash gallery
Test GalleryO I already had an idea of the basic mechanics of the gallery, so I made a three-slide test where the blue bars move the slides forward or backward.
EvaluationO My brief was to create a portfolio for use at university interviews.O To use Flash O ActionScript O The software as a whole
EvaluationO Creating rolloversO Deciding what things to includeO Making a book front cover after everything else had already been made
EvaluationO If I was doing this project again, I would O Plan.O This project will help me in the future because O Flash O Experience in Portfolio creationO Overall…